Carnival Time in Nice!

From February 14, 2013 to March 05, 2013
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Carnival Time in Nice! Promenade des Anglais Nice fr

Start
your adventure in Nice - the capital of the Cote d'Azur and home to the famous
Nice Carnival.

An annual event, the Nice Carnival is a colourful riot of
parades, processions and events providing nonstop entertainment. This year, the
theme for the Carnival is "King of the five Continents'', in line with its
vocation of universality. Watch a spectacular display of 18 floats making their
way up to Nice's famous Place Massena accompanied by dancers and musicians from
all over the world. 

Don't miss the
famous Flower Parades or ''flower battles'' that take place on the Promenade
des Anglais... Roses, carnations,
snapdragons and mimosas grown on the hills of Nice decorate these elegant
floats. Spend your evenings taking in the Parade of Lights, which comprises of
an approximate of 20 floats with
brightly clothed characters illuminating the heart of vibrant Nice!

 

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